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Kevin Nolan Biography

Kevin Anthony Jance Nolan is an English professional footballer who is the current club captain of West Ham United in the Premier League. He plays as an attacking midfielder and has represented England at under-21 level. Nolan signed for Bolton Wanderers at the age of 16. A year later, he made his professional debut, playing in the whole match, as Bolton Wanderers beat Preston North End in the First Division play-off, winning promotion to the FA Premier League. He has made 323 league appearance for the club and a total of 40 goals. On 30 January 2009, Nolan transferred to Newcastle United on four and a half year contract for a £4 million fee. Nolan played a key role in Newcastle's push for promotion the following season. He scored his first league goal for Newcastle on 22 August against Crystal Palace, and the first hat-trick of his career, as part of a 4–0 away win against Ipswich Town on 26 September. He was voted as the Championship Player of the Year at the Football League Awards on 16 March. Nolan was named as the new Newcastle United club captain for the 2010–11 season; he scored his first Premier League hat-trick on 31 October 2010. On 26 February 2011, Nolan scored his 50th Premier League goal, against his former club, Bolton Wanderers. On 16 June 2011, he signed with West Ham United on a five-year contract. He was appointed captain soon after his arrival and led the team to an instant return to the Premier League.  

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12 Trademark goal celebrations of footballers
12 Trademark goal celebrations of footballers
From backflips to kissing tattoos to remembering loved ones, here are 12 goal celebrations we will always remember
12 of the most iconic goal celebrations of all time
12 of the most iconic goal celebrations of all time
Goals define this beautiful game. They mean everything to the scorer, his teammates, the coaching staff and the millions of fans watching. The feeling ...
Steven Gerrard and Jamie Carragher's Anfield All-Star Match starting XIs
Steven Gerrard and Jamie Carragher's Anfield All-Star Match starting XIs
Steven Gerrard and Jamie Carragher will captain their sides in the Anfield All-Star charity match Steven Gerrard and Jamie Carragher have revealed ...
Highlights: Chelsea labour to earn crucial points in 1-0 triumph against West Ham
Highlights: Chelsea labour to earn crucial points in 1-0 triumph against West Ham
An unconvincing win for Chelsea which keeps distance with chasing Manchester City.
West Ham United vs Manchester United - Player Ratings
West Ham United vs Manchester United - Player Ratings
Nonetheless this performance proves that United need to step up their game a lot if they are to finish in the top four places. Let us look at how the players performed on the night:
Soaring Andy Carroll galvanizes West Ham to push into third spot in Premier League
Soaring Andy Carroll galvanizes West Ham to push into third spot in Premier League
  The last time that Andy Carroll and Kevin Nolan were regular features of Sam Allardyce's side the home support were calling for his head. Booing would resonate around the Boleyn Ground. A few months later Big Sam finds himself without a home ...
6 managers and the players they shared a special bond with
6 managers and the players they shared a special bond with
Jose Mourinho and Marco Materazzi – a bond to remember Watching Jose Mourinho’s sneering, indifferent press conferences, it is easy to ...
Gameweek 24: Premier League Team of the Week
Gameweek 24: Premier League Team of the Week
EPL Preview: Chelsea vs West Ham
EPL Preview: Chelsea vs West Ham
West Hammed: The story of a season gone wrong
West Hammed: The story of a season gone wrong
Underrated stars - Players that deserve a call up to their nationals sides
Underrated stars - Players that deserve a call up to their nationals sides
Should Roy Hodgson give West Ham captain Kevin Nolan a call-up for the English national squad?
Should Roy Hodgson give West Ham captain Kevin Nolan a call-up for the English national squad?
Kevin Nolan outlines West Ham United's problems
Kevin Nolan outlines West Ham United's problems
Forget West Ham’s shock 3-0 win away at Tottenham for a second and the Hammers present a strong case for the most disappointing start to the Premier League season. Promoted Crystal Palace and Cardiff City were expected to struggle, Mark Hughes is busy trying to change Stoke’s bad habits after taking control in the summer [...]The post 10% Shot Accuracy – Wayward Nolan Encapsulates West Ham’s Problems appeared first on Squawka News.
West Ham 1-3 Manchester City: Performance Analysis
West Ham 1-3 Manchester City: Performance Analysis
West Ham United 1-3 Manchester City A Sergio Aguero-inspired Manchester City proved to be too much for a poor West Ham United side as the Argentine netted twice and set up the third in a routine win. The striker latched onto Fernandinho’s pass to score the first and headed home the second before a sensational [...]The post Aguero Scores His 6th PL Goal In 7 Games As He Proves Too Hot To Handle For West Ham appeared first on Squawka News.
Stats: Kevin Nolan in Premier League 2013/14
Stats: Kevin Nolan in Premier League 2013/14
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